Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. George Proffit [W-IN1, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Indiana’s 1st District, Whig
Proffit, a Whig, was the representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1843, Proffit missed 762 of 1,725 roll call votes, which is 44.2%. This is much worse than the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||41||24.1%||67th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||59||48.0%||84th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||63||30.9%||69th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||131||76.2%||97th|
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